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First Copper River Salmon Arrive

As the sun is rising Friday, Sea-Tac Airport will welcome the first planeload of Copper River salmon. The journey begins in Cordova, Alaska and some some of the salmon goes straight to the grills of area chefs competing in the annual Copper River Cook-Off.

CBS Seattle–05/16/2013

File photo of salmon (Photo credit: FRANCISCO NEGRONI/AFP/Getty Images)

Farmers, Researchers Fatten Fish In Rice Fields

Alongside a flooded field of rice stubble, Jacob Katz dipped a fish net into turbid water and came up with a half dozen or so silvery juvenile salmon.

04/03/2013

File photo of a sea lion with a friend (Photo by Bob Couey - SeaWorld San Diego via Getty Images)

Sea Shepherd Campaigns To Stop Sea Lion Killing

A conservation group known for interfering with whaling ships wants to stop Oregon’s killing of sea lions that eat endangered salmon in the Columbia River.

03/25/2013

File photo of salmon swimming in a river.  (credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Salmon Swim Across Flooded Road In Washington

A flooding river covered a road in Washington, allowing some migrating salmon to swim across the pavement.

11/02/2012

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Six Orcas Identified off West Seattle

More than a dozen killer whales swimming past West Seattle gave residents a spectacular sight Monday as the sun set. This is the farthest south the orcas have been seen this year, and it may indicate a typical fall shift.

10/09/2012

File photo of salmon (Photo credit: FRANCISCO NEGRONI/AFP/Getty Images)

New Study: Hatchery-Raised Salmon Are Productive

A new study shows that salmon raised in a Nez Perce Tribe hatchery are spawning as successfully in the wild as wild salmon.

10/07/2012

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Guide to Wenatchee River Salmon Festival

Bring your family and friends to Leavenworth, and learn about one of the most fascinating creatures on earth, the salmon! This 21st Annual Salmon Festival will be one to remember with new activities, live animals, and fun filled entertainment September 20 – 23.

09/17/2012

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Guide to Tom Douglas’ Salmon-Chanted Evenings

Bring your friends and enjoy a lovely dinner served among the splendor of Seattle’s Pike Place Market in Victor Steinbrueck Park and celebrate the Third Annual Salmon-Chanted Evenings in Seattle. Proceeds go to help Seattle Parks and Recreation.

07/25/2012

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Western WA Tribes Say Fishing Rights at Risk

Western WA Native American tribes say their treaty rights with the U.S. are at risk because the region is losing habitat that salmon need to survive. They say their treaty rights won’t mean much if there’s no salmon to harvest, and they’re warning the federal government that they could resort to court action if more isn’t done.

07/01/2012

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Washington Fishermen Fight Against Proposed Alaskan Mine

Washington fishermen who oppose a proposed mine in Alaska are having their say in Seattle Thursday at an Environmental Protection Agency hearing.

CBS Seattle–05/31/2012

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